Toy Penguin Figures Recalled

Date:
March 25, 2008
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Plan Toy
The Danger:
The head of the penguin toy can detach, exposing sharp points that pose a laceration hazard.
Description:
The recall includes about 3,000 wood penguin-shaped toys, with a black head, rubber fins, a yellow nose, and a white body with red on the base. The toy is round-shaped and creates a soft bell jingle when spun. The toy measures about 3 3/4 inches in height and about 3 inches in diameter. "PLAN TOYS" and UPC number 084543521109 or EAN number 8854740052117 are printed on the outside of the packaging of the toy.
Sold At:
Specialty toy stores nationwide and online from May 2007 through February 2008 for between $15 and $20.
What To Do:
Immediately take the penguin toys away from children and return them to the store where purchased to receive a refund. Consumers also can contact Plan Toys to receive instructions on returning the penguin toys via mail for a refund. For additional information, contact Plan Toys toll-free at (866) 517-7526 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.plantoys.com
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08230.html

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